iPad Mini Retina Review: 6 Months In

iPad mini Retina 6-Month Review

The second-generation iPad mini has been on the market for six months now, and several of us on the Gotta Be Mobile team have been playing around with the new slate since its launch back in November. With a price tag of $399, it’s certainly not the cheapest small form factor tablet on the market, but […]

iPad Mini, iPad Air 2 & iPhone 6 with Touch ID Rumored

The new iPad mini and iPad Air 2 could include Touch ID.

Apple plans to include Touch ID fingerprint unlocking and purchasing on the new iPads for 2014 and the iPhone 6 according to a new report. This is not the first time that a report claims the new iPad mini and new iPad Air will arrive with Touch ID, nor is it the first report to […]

iOS 7.1.1 on iPad mini with Retina Display Review

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Last week, Apple pushed out its latest iOS 7.1 update in the form of iOS 7.1.1. The incremental bug fix update touched down for all iPhone and iPad models running iOS 7, the company’s operating system that launched back in September. After spending a week with the iOS 7.1.1 on iPad mini with Retina Display, […]

iOS 7.1.1 on iPad Mini with Retina: Impressions and Performance

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Yesterday, just about month after the iOS 7.1 release, Apple pushed out an iOS 7.1.1 update iPhones, iPads and iPod touches running its iOS 7 operating system. After spending some time with the new iOS 7.1 update on the iPad mini with Retina Display, we want to offer up our impressions about iOS 7.1.1 and […]

iPad Air & iPad Mini Retina 2014 Updates: 5 Possible Features

The iPad Air 2014 release could come ahead of Apple's previous timing.

The iPad Air and iPad mini Retina may see a small update in 2014 that adds a fingerprint unlock feature, new processor and a camera upgrade. The new iPad Air release date for 2014 may also come earlier than the 2013 release, but not likely in time to make the back to school sales that […]

iPad Mini Sale: Up to 20% Off at Target

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The iPad sales keep rolling for 2014, with Target the next big store chain to offer up some enticing iPad deals. Using the store’s Cartwheel coupon service/app, shoppers have a couple of days left to save 15% off the first-generation 16GB iPad mini. Furthermore, you can save an additional 5% when you use your Target Red […]

iPad 4 vs iPad Mini Retina: What Buyers Need to Know

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Earlier this week, Apple revived the fourth-generation iPad to replace the aging iPad 2. $399 now buys a lot more iPad than it did just last week; the iPad 4 comes with a huge spec bump over the iPad 2, as well as the inclusion of a Retina display and Apple’s new Lightning connector on […]

iOS 7.1 for iPad mini with Retina Display Review

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Last week, Apple released the iOS 7.1 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, an update the replaced iOS 7.0.6 as the company’s latest iOS 7 update. After spending a week with the iOS 7.1 update on the iPad mini with Retina Display, it’s time to take a look at how the update is […]

iPad Mini Retina on Sale at Best Buy for Up to $80 Off

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Best Buy is discounting higher-capacity iPad mini with Retina display models for today only. You can grab the 32GB, 64GB or 128GB WiFi + Cellular models for $80 off, priced at $549, $649 and $749, respectively. 32GB, 64GB and 128GB WiFi-only versions are also on sale for $50 off starting at $449. While Best Buy […]

LG G Pad 8.3 vs iPad Mini Retina: 5 Key Differences

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When Apple announced the all-new iPad Mini Retina with the same stunning 2048 x 1536 resolution as the larger iPad only in the smaller Mini, quite a few tablet users got excited. Since then only a few Android tablets have hit the shelves offering something as impressive, and other than Google’s own Nexus 7, one […]

iPad 2 vs iPad Mini Retina: What Buyers Need to Know

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The iPad 2 is expected to be getting the boot at some point this year, according to rumors, which would end the tablet’s three-year reign as an active seller in the Apple Store. The company has kept the older tablet around despite its usual tradition of phasing out older products around two years after they’re released, […]

iOS 7.0.6 on iPad Mini Retina: Impressions and Performance

The iOS 7.0.6 update runs well on the iPad Mini Retina.

The iOS 7.0.6 update arrived out of the blue while consumers were looking for iOS 7.1, bringing an important security fix to iOS 7. This update is available for all iOS 7 devices and in this article we are taking a look at how iOS 7.0.6 performs on the iPad Mini Retina. This is a […]

How to Use the iPad as an iPhone with iOS 7

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You’re sitting in a coffee shop or maybe even waiting for your flight in the airport when you realize your iPhone is about to die and you have no way of plugging it in. The situation wouldn’t be that bad if you didn’t need to call anyone, but there’s a chance you’ll actually need to […]

iPad 2 vs iPad Mini: What’s the Better Value?

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The iPad 2 is expected to be getting the boot at some point this year, ending its three-year reign as an active seller in Apple Stores. The company has kept the older tablet around, claiming that it was still popular amongst schools and businesses. However, it looks like Apple will be making way for a […]

10 iPad Settings to Change Today for a Better Experience

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When an iPad buyer gets their wonderful iPad mini or iPad Air home, they might eventually make their way to the iPad Settings screen and change a few things for a better experience. We wanted to share a few Settings that people usually don’t consider. Before continuing, connect the iPad to a computer via a […]

iPad Mini Retina on Sale for $50 Off at Best Buy

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Best Buy has been on a roll recently with iPad sales, and today’s deal keeps it rolling. The electronics retailer has dropped the price of the Retina-equipped iPad mini by $50 on all models, which means you can get one for as low as $350 for the 16GB version. The deal might not be as […]

How to Use Personal Hotspot on iPad Air and iPad mini

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Using the Personal Hotspot feature on the Apple iPad Air or iPad mini can save users money and offer a convenient connection to their iPad’s wireless data. People who don’t want to use something like a Mi-Fi or Jetpack, which offers a mobile hotspot for up to 5-10 users, can serve up a connection without […]

X-Doria Cases for iPad Air and iPad mini Review

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X-Doria Cases for iPad Air and iPad mini look nice, protect well and offer impressive functionality thanks to the magnetic wake/sleep feature and the design of the stand function built into the case. We really like these cases and think iPad Air owners who like some flair will like the version for the larger iPad. […]

Magnus Mini for iPad mini Review

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Ten One Design offers the Magnus Mini for the Apple iPad mini. This small accessory holds the iPad mini up on its side in landscape orientation creating a nice viewing experience when used at one angle or a comfortable typing experience at the lower angle. The tiny stand grabs hold of the magnets built into […]